Modernizations for greater efficiency DIEFFENBACHER customers make their plants fit for the future

Plant modernizations are becoming more important for wood-based panel producers worldwide. Eppingen-based machine and plant manufacturer DIEFFENBACHER is collaborating with customers on innovative modernization solutions that can help customers keep their plants competitive far into the future. One recent example is the retrofitting of a steam preheater at Pfleiderer’s MDF plant in Baruth, Brandenburg, Germany. … Read moreModernizations for greater efficiency DIEFFENBACHER customers make their plants fit for the future

The European Woodworking Industries are ready to match the EU increased ambition towards the 2030 Climate targets

Today the European Commission announced the plan to start an upward revision of the 2030 EU climate targets in order to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050. According to the communication, all sectors of the EU economy will have to step up their efforts to reduce greenhouse gases emissions by 55% by the end of the … Read moreThe European Woodworking Industries are ready to match the EU increased ambition towards the 2030 Climate targets

Milestone for Klaipedos Mediena (VMG): Grand opening of benchmark plant in Lithuania

Krefeld, September 18th, 2020 – the grand opening of one of the most modern particle board plants in Europe, which Klaipedos Mediena (VMG) operates in Akmene, Northern Lithuania, was scheduled for September 4. After the first board was produced on July 31, the ceremony marks a milestone in what is now the third greenfield particle … Read moreMilestone for Klaipedos Mediena (VMG): Grand opening of benchmark plant in Lithuania

NOW READY — AWA FIBERBOARD MARKET STUDY 2020: Follows successful virtual conference

With over 200 registrations, the first AWAVirtual™ International Fiberboard Industry Conference and Exhibition was a success.   With speakers and visitors from all over the world, the virtual setup was a practical alternative to the physical conference originally scheduled, but which had to be pivoted to an AWAVirtual event due to COVID-19. In-depth data now available … Read moreNOW READY — AWA FIBERBOARD MARKET STUDY 2020: Follows successful virtual conference

Siempelkamp makes itself fit for the future

Krefeld, August 24, 2020 – G. Siempelkamp GmbH & Co. KG has announced a restructuring program which will help to sustainably strengthen the company’s competitiveness in a difficult global market environment. Due to the current pandemic and its effects on the world economy, the entrepreneurial challenges for the globally active group have increased once again. … Read moreSiempelkamp makes itself fit for the future

Kastamonu Entegre A.S. and Siempelkamp: Assembly start and modernisation – pointing the way to the future

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Krefeld, August 17, 2020 – New milestones in the long-standing and trusting business relationship between Kastamonu Entegre and Siempelkamp: Assembly work on the new forming and press line with the 7′-x-37.1-metre ninth-generation ContiRoll® for the production of particleboard in Samsun started at the end of July. This leading – the No. 1 in Turkey, No. … Read moreKastamonu Entegre A.S. and Siempelkamp: Assembly start and modernisation – pointing the way to the future

Wemhoener (Changzhou) celebrates its 100th Short-cycle Press Line

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A special anniversary was celebrated on July 26th, 2020 in Jiangsu Province, China, when Wemhoener delivered the 100th short-cycle press line made by its Chinese factory to its customer, Jifu. It is the second short-cycle press line, which Jifu has bought from Wemhoener China. This customer bought its first short-cycle press line with EIR function, … Read moreWemhoener (Changzhou) celebrates its 100th Short-cycle Press Line

Top management newly formed: Samiron Mondal and Stefan Wissing to complement the management at Siempelkamp Holding

Top management formed

Krefeld, July 30, 2020 – Siempelkamp’s management strengthened: Samiron Mondal and Stefan Wissing, two long-standing executives, will be complementing CEO Dr.-Ing. Martin Stark and CFO Elisabeth Bienbeck in the ranks of the new top management. The new structure will be bringing strategic power, sound financial management and tried-and-tested expertise in markets and technologies together to … Read moreTop management newly formed: Samiron Mondal and Stefan Wissing to complement the management at Siempelkamp Holding

Sustainable, natural and low-carbon building materials are essential for achieving low-carbon and long-lasting building stock

Ahead of the publication of the Renovation Wave Initiative this September, the European Parliament’s Committee on Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE) adopted on 6 July and with a substantial majority MEP Cuffe’s own Initiative Report on Maximising energy efficiency of the EU building stock. The European Panel Federation (EPF), the European Federation of the Parquet … Read moreSustainable, natural and low-carbon building materials are essential for achieving low-carbon and long-lasting building stock

Siempelkamp and TH Rosenheim, Industrial advisory board for wood technology: The industry’s Premier League develops and seeks young talents

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Krefeld, July 16, 2020 – The “Premier League” of the new generation in the wood materials industry is trained at the Technische Hochschule Rosenheim (Rosenheim Technical University of Applied Sciences). Mr. Ulrich Kaiser, Head of Sales Wood Division at Siempelkamp, is a member of the industrial advisory board for wood technology, newly established there in … Read moreSiempelkamp and TH Rosenheim, Industrial advisory board for wood technology: The industry’s Premier League develops and seeks young talents